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 Northumbria judged ideal venue to announce new law court

Northumbria judged ideal venue to announce new law court

Press releases   •   Mar 07, 2018 09:05 GMT

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has hosted a prestigious launch event announcing the opening of a Business and Property Court (B&PC) in Newcastle.

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Northumbria Law lecturer appointed to the Law Society’s Education and Training Committee

Press releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 13:47 GMT

Northumbria law lecturer, Victoria Roper, has been appointed to the Law Society’s influential Education and Training Committee.

Northumbria law academic advises Norwegian Government on international maritime safety laws

Northumbria law academic advises Norwegian Government on international maritime safety laws

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 11:25 GMT

Research by a Northumbria University academic is helping an influential Norwegian Parliamentary Commission investigate and improve international maritime safety laws.

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2017 12:59 GMT

A Supreme Court Justice is to speak in Newcastle for the first time during a public lecture at Northumbria University exploring the role of environmental law in society.

National Teaching Excellence award for Northumbria’s Student Law Office

National Teaching Excellence award for Northumbria’s Student Law Office

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2017 14:28 GMT

Northumbria University’s Student Law Office has won a national award in recognition of its work providing students with an excellent professional education through a project which offers free legal services to the public.

EXPERT COMMENT: How legal aid cuts are putting extra strain on family courts

EXPERT COMMENT: How legal aid cuts are putting extra strain on family courts

Press releases   •   Dec 23, 2016 09:47 GMT

​Kayliegh Richardson, Senior Lecturer in Family Law and Child Care Law at Northumbria, writes about legal aid cuts for The Conversation.

New Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Law at Northumbria

New Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Law at Northumbria

Press releases   •   Oct 20, 2016 11:51 BST

​Professor John Wilson has been appointed to the role of Pro Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Business and Law at Northumbria University, Newcastle.

 Eminent legal figure to lecture at Northumbria

Eminent legal figure to lecture at Northumbria

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2016 12:53 BST

The Rt Hon Lord Mackay of Clashfern, one of the UK’s most respected and influential legal figures in recent times, is to give a public lecture at Northumbria University, Newcastle.